Commercial pot sales won't be happening in Oak Park – Agoura Hills Acorn

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Officials remain adamantly opposed By Stephanie Bertholdo The Oak Park Municipal Advisory Council rejected the possibility of a marijuana dispensary opening in its jurisdiction, with MAC members saying that a pot shop would be inconsistent with the community’s family values. In November 2016, Californians approved the use of recreational marijuana. Previously, the state allowed dispensaries to sell marijuana for medical …

Desert Sun wins 26 awards in California Newspaper Publishers Association contest – The Desert Sun

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Buy Photo The Desert Sun won 26 reporter and staff awards in the California Newspaper Publishers Association contest, including for the Boirder Bodies investigative series on migrant deaths.(Photo: The Desert Sun)Buy Photo Desert Sun journalists won 26 individual and staff awards at the 2017 California Newspaper Publishers Association conference, including top awards for General Excellence and Investigative reporting. The Desert …

Poll: TO majority supports access to medical pot – Thousand Oaks Acorn

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Poll: T.O. majority supports access to medical pot Council to vote soon on marijuana regs By Kyle Jorrey Fifty-six percent of residents responding to the city’s most recent community attitude survey said they would support a limited number of medical marijuana dispensaries opening in Thousand Oaks. Asked about allowing delivery of medical pot to local homes, 63 percent were in …

Poll: T.O. majority supports access to medical pot | www.toacorn.com … – Thousand Oaks Acorn

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Poll: T.O. majority supports access to medical pot Council to vote soon on marijuana regs By Kyle Jorrey Fifty-six percent of residents responding to the city’s most recent community attitude survey said they would support a limited number of medical marijuana dispensaries opening in Thousand Oaks. Asked about allowing delivery of medical pot to local homes, 63 percent were in …

State senators say yes to naming part of the Ventura Freeway after … – Los Angeles Times

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Venturan seen spray painting graffiti, police say – Ventura County Star

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File photo(Photo: File photo) A Ventura man was arrested Saturday in connection with vandalism and other offenses after a witness saw him spray painting graffiti, officials said. The witness reported the incident at 12:47 p.m. and followed the man as he spray painted several buildings and fences on Coronado Street, Santa Ynez Street, South Santa Cruz Street and Ocean Avenue, …

Pa Ventura: If you give a mouse a marijuana cookie … – Ventura County Star

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Marijuana plants in their initial stages of growth.(Photo: Joe Rondone/Democrat) To ‘My Generation’ So in case you haven’t figured this out yet, Pa gets all his snarkiness and cynicism and sarcasm from growing up in the 1960s. Back then, he didn’t have uplifting informational websites like Yahoo Beauty and intellectual heavyweights like Ryan Seacrest. All he had were velour shirts …

Charges dropped against St. Paul man accused of stealing Cadillac over drug debt – TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

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Charges were dropped against a St. Paul man accused of stealing a Cadillac to pay off a drug debt. The Ramsey County attorney’s office dismissed the case against Frankie Edward Adams last week, according to court records. Adams, 42, was charged last summer with illegal possession of a firearm due to past felony convictions in connection to an alleged Aug. …

Alleged driver of Ojai co-op gets jury trial date – Ventura County Star

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William Macneil, Jeffrey Kroll, Robert Hoffman(Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO) The alleged driver of Shangri La Care Cooperative in Ojai was ordered to appear in court at the end of the month on misdemeanor charges. William Macneil, 64, appeared Tuesday before Ventura County Superior Court Judge Ryan Wright for a pre-trial conference and was ordered to return to court May 26. Macneil is one …

Santa Monica Parents To Get Glimpse On How Teens Party – LA Canyon News

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SANTA MONICA—On Saturday, May 7, Santa Monica parents got a glimpse of how high school teens party by allowing parents to visualize a mock house party. The event was a simulated high school party, known as “Reality Party.” “Reality Party,” depicted binge drinking, drinking games, marijuana and prescription drug use, and the risks around alcohol and sex. The party took place at CLARE Conscious …

Santa Monica Parents To Get Glimpse On How Teens Party … – LA Canyon News

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SANTA MONICA—On Saturday, May 7, Santa Monica parents got a glimpse of how high school teens party by allowing parents to visualize a mock house party. The event was a simulated high school party, known as “Reality Party.” “Reality Party,” depicted binge drinking, drinking games, marijuana and prescription drug use, and the risks around alcohol and sex. The party took place at CLARE Conscious …

Farmers and officials talk about marijuana laws – Agoura Hills Acorn

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Future of local fields at stake By Hector Gonzalez Although a few farms and nurseries in San Luis Obispo have begun cultivating marijuana in anticipation of the legal sale of weed next year, Ventura County’s strawberry and lemon fields won’t be growing cannabis anytime soon, a local agriculture official said. At least for now, the county’s farmers think the pot …

UC Irvine considering center to study marijuana – Ventura County Star – Ventura County Star

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CLOSE A look into the future of legal pot. (November 17, 2016) Richard Lui/The Desert Sun AP FILE PHOTO(Photo: AP FILE PHOTO) IRVINE – A California university is considering creating a special center to study marijuana. The Orange County Register says UC Irvine is looking into creation of an interdisciplinary cannabis research institute. It’s the brainchild of Daniele Piomelli, a …

Santa Monica Parents To Get Dose Of 'Reality' On How Teens Party – Patch.com

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SANTA MONICA, CA — Parents in Santa Monica will get a glimpse this Saturday into how their children really act a high school party. The simulated high school party, called “Reality Party,” will allow parents to tour various scenes at a mock house party depicting binge drinking, drinking games, marijuana and prescription drug use, and the risks around alcohol and …